january socks

I guess making a personal sock club was a good idea…. I have finished socks. 🙂

Katie chose the Cable and Lace sock ‘kit’ for me on January 5th.  The details follow:

Cast on : January 14th
Cast off: January 31st
Yarn: Striken Smitten Sock – Shoalwater
Pattern: Wendy Johnson’s Cable and Lace from ‘Socks from the Toe Up’

I have to say this was an awesome pairing of yarn / pattern.  Only mods were to change the heel to stockinette stitch and I made the cables 2×2 instead of 2×1, which looked messy.

Pictures–>
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Katie helped me choose my next socks.  Kit H from the PSC. 😀

I have also started a stashghan.  Had enough acrylic in my stash to crochet the moorish mosaic afghan.  Here is the first octagon.  It should look very pretty when done (hopefully the summer)

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And a picture of the long suffering Katie, who loves to shun her roommates from her ‘throne’.

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“shun! shun! how could you not give me treats right after supper! shun!”

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One thought on “january socks

  1. Those socks turned out great – and they coordinate so well with the first bit of the stashgan!

    Sounds like Katie and Chaos agree on how horribly they’re deprived.

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